I’ve been enjoying Sun Glitters’ most recent EP Mouth / Tight and was drawn into Zach Saginaw’s remix of the song “Mouth”. I’m writing to offer some more visibility to Zach and his work. Zach goes by the pseudonym “Shigeto,” which is both his middle name and the first name of his grandfather. This bit of background… Continue reading Producer Zach Saginaw and his Greatest Tour Story
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A Tour of the International Space Station
Sunita Williams gives a 25 minute tour of the International Space Station. Amazing!
I’ve been working throughout the year on my startup, Gliph. This has kept me away from updating my personal blog here. I write the Gliph company blog and remain active on Twitter @jetsetter. rob
End of Year 2010
Fix: Changing Google Account Password Causes iPhone Email to Not Work
Just encountered this when I changed my Google Account password: my iPhone 4 stopped sending and recieving mail from that account even after I updated the password in Settings -> Accounts. The iPhone pops a message saying the password is incorrect. When you try to leave, iPhone tells you that you may not be able… Continue reading Fix: Changing Google Account Password Causes iPhone Email to Not Work
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iTunes App Store Hacks Result of Apple ID Password Policy
The subject matter of my previous blog post is now front page news, and Apple has now responded. Time for a follow-up with some additional thoughts. This entry questions the Password Policy for Apple ID and asks whether it may be responsible for past and future attempts to manipulate app ranking in the App store.… Continue reading iTunes App Store Hacks Result of Apple ID Password Policy
Course Files for Stanford CS 193P iPhone / iOS App Development Winter 2010
Stanford was kind enough to release all of its CS 193P iPhone / iOS Application Development course under Creative Commons. The lecture videos [iTunes link] are available for free download through iTunes U. When I went in search for the course files, I found them all individually linked on the course downloads page. Since I don’t want… Continue reading Course Files for Stanford CS 193P iPhone / iOS App Development Winter 2010
Selling an iPhone 3GS to get a new iPhone 4 in the United States
People are often surprised to hear that their old iPhone will make their upgrade free or even pay them. There are a few tricks to helping improve your chances of making money each time Apple releases a new iPhone. I thought I’d describe how the process works and my recent experience. There are a number… Continue reading Selling an iPhone 3GS to get a new iPhone 4 in the United States
Two Photos of Me.
Here are two shopped photos of me from my trip to a family gathering on our farm in Eastern Oregon. My Uncle Kip owns all 200 acres of the beautiful and isolated Sequence Gulch Ranch. I have some great viswo footage of a trip out to the dock in the middle of the pond, which… Continue reading Two Photos of Me.